New Plymouth Boys’ High has a history of producing great Swimmers and Surf Lifesavers.
The highlight of the school year for the sport of Swimming, is the school Swimming Sports competition, which is held in February. Swimming Sports is a battle for honours for the students respective houses on this hugely popular day, and is supported by the whole school in house colours, often with an element of costume. The champions of this day go on to represent the school at the annual Taranaki Secondary School Association Swimming Sports in Stratford and in the TSSSA surf lifesaving competition in New Plymouth.
Competition and Teams: Boys compete in house teams in the school Swimming Sports competition in February and the annual TSSSA Swimming and Surf Lifesaving competitions.